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List of 1lt pots of ferns for £4 each fern please email choices SPECIAL OFFER ORDER 4 FERNS AND WE WILL ADD ANOTHER ONE OF OUR CHOICE FOR FREE!

Asplenium scolopendrium 
Asplenium scolopendrium 'Angustifolia'
Asplenium scolopendrium 'Cristata'
Asplenium trichomanes
Athyrium niponicum 'Metallicum'
Atyrium otophorum 'Okanum'
Athyrium vidalii
Blechnum spicant
Chelianthes lanosa
Gymnocarpum dryopteris plumosum
Cyrtomium falcatum
Cyrtomium fortunei 'Clivicola'
Doodia media
Dryopteris affinis 
Dryopteris affinis 'Crispa'
Dryopteris affinis 'Cristata the King'
Dryopteris affinis 'Pinderi'
Dryopteris affinis 'Polydactyla Dadds' 
Dryopteris atrata
Dryopteris austriaca 'Crispa 'Whiteside'
Dryopteris austriaca 'Lepidota Crispa Cristata'
Dryopteris coreano subsp. Montana
Dryopteris erythrosora
Dryopteris erythrosora 'Prolifica'
Dryopteris filix-mas 
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Barnesii'
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Furcans'
Dryopteris filix-mas 'Linearis Polydactylon'
Dryopteris lepidopoda
Dryopteris ludoviciana
Dryopteris sieboldii
Matteuccia struthiopteris
Ononclea sensibilis
Osmunda regalis 'Purpurescens'
Polypodium vulgare
Polypodium vulgare 'Bifido Multifidum'
Polystichum braunii
Polystichum munitum
Polystichum polyblepharum
Polystichum rigens
Polystichum setiferum
Polystichum setiferum 'Congestum'
Polystichum setiferum 'Plumosum Densum'
Polystichum setiferum  'Prolif. Wollastonii'
Polystichum tsus-simense
Woodwardia fimbriata

1litre premium ferns at £5.50 each please email requirements to SPECIAL OFFER BUY 4 OF THESE FERNS AND WE WILL GIVE YOU ONE OF OUR CHOICE FOR FREE!

Adiantum hispidulum ***
Adiantum pedatum' Imbricatum' ***
Athyrium niponicum pictum 'Applecourt'
Athyrium niponicum pictum 'Burgundy Lace
Athyrium niponicum pictum 'Silver Falls' ***
Athyrium X Ghost
Matteuccia struthiopteris 'The King'
Polypodium scouleri
Polystichum setiferum 'Pulcherrimum Bevis' ***
Woodwardia unigemmata ***

List of Hostas we grow. Please enquire if you are interested.

 Kiwi Full Monty 2lt £8.00
Abba Dabba Do 2lt £6.00
Abby 2lt £5.00
Abiqua Moonbeam 2lt £5.00
Amalia 2lt £7.00
Amber Tiara 2lt £6.00
August Moon 3lt £5.00
Austin Dickinson 2lt £8.00
Baby 2lt £10.00
Bedford Rise and Shine 2lt £5.00
Big Beauty 2lt £15.00
Big Daddy 2lt £5.00
Blue Mouse Ears 2lt £5.00
Blue Plate Special 2lt £12.00
Blue Plate Special 3lt £12.00
Blue River 3lt £10.00
Bob Olsen 2lt £5.00
Bold and Brassy 2lt £14.00
Bridal Falls 2lt £12.00
Cally clumping 2lt £8.00
Calypso 2lt £8.00
Carnival 2lt £6.00
Cherry Berry 2lt £5.00
Christmas Gold 3lt £12.00
Christmas Tree 2lt £5.00
Deep Blue Sea 2lt £6.00
Deep Blue Sea 2lt £6.00
Deliverance 2lt £10.00
Devon Green 2lt £6.00
Diana Grey Dalton 3lt £8.00
Dilithium Crystal 2lt £5.00
Don Stevens 2lt £7.00
Electrocution 2lt £10.00
Emerald Ruff Cut 2lt £5.00
Emeralds and Rubies 2lt £5.00
Empress Wu 3lt £8.00
First Blush 2lt £18.00
Francee Williams 3lt £5.00
Fried bannas 2lt £5.00
Get Nekkid 2lt £8.00
Gold Drop 2lt £5.00
Gold Standard 2lt £6.00
Gosan Leather Strap 2lt £10.00
Greenie weenie Bikini 2lt £5.00
Hampshire County 2lt £10.00
High Noon 3lt £10.00
Hydon Sunset 2lt £5.00
Irish Luck 3lt £10.00
June 2lt £6.00
June Fever 2lt £6.00
Kalamazoo 2lt £6.00
King Size 5lt £12.00
Kiwi Blue Baby 2lt £10.00
Komodo Dragon 3lt £12.00
Krossa Regal 3lt £8.00
Lacey Belle 3lt £8.00
Lake Hitchcock 3lt £10.00
Lakeside Baby Face 2lt £7.00
Lakeside Storm Watch 2lt £5.00
Lemon Delight 2lt £5.00
Little Wonder 2lt £8.00
Luna Moth 2lt £9.00
Majordoma 2lt £10.00
Midnight Oil 2lt £12.00
Mini Skirt 2lt £10.00
Muriel Seaver Brown 2lt £12.00
Orions Belt 2lt £8.00
Paradise Tritone 2lt £9.00
Prairie Moon 2lt £8.00
Purple Boots 2lt £6.00
Purple Heart 2lt £6.00
Purple Heart 2lt £6.00
Queen Josephine 2lt £5.00
Queen of the Seas 2lt £10.00
Quill 2lt £8.00
Raspberry Sundae 2lt £6.00
Red Alert 2lt £5.00
Red Salamander 2lt £5.00
Remember me 2lt £6.00
Richmond 2lt £10.00
Ringtail 2lt £7.00
Riptide 3lt £10.00
Robert Frost 2lt £8.00
Sea Beacon 3lt £10.00
Sea Dream 3lt £10.00
Sea Frolic 3lt £10.00
Sea Grotto 2lt £10.00
Sea Mist 2lt £8.00
Sea Octopus 2lt £7.00
Sea Octopus 3lt £7.00
Sea Thunder 2lt £10.00
Sea Yellow Sunrise 3lt £8.00
Second Wind 2lt £5.00
Shadowland Seducer 2lt £12.00
Sherborne Swift 2lt £5.00
Small Parts 2lt £5.00
Stirfry 2lt £5.00
Striptease 3lt £8.00
Sugar Plum 2lt £11.00
Sun Mouse 2lt £12.00
Swirls Design 2lt £7.00
Tattletails 2lt £6.00
Tea at Betty's 2lt £5.00
Tokdama Flavocircnalis 2lt £5.00
Toy Soldier 2lt £5.00
Twitter 3lt £6.00
Unruly Child 2lt £12.00
Unruly Child 2lt £12.00
Van Wade 2lt £5.00
Wiggles and Squiggles 2lt £12.00
Wily Willy 3lt £10.00
Wishing Well 3lt £12.00
Wu La La 2lt £15.00
Yellow Boa 2lt £8.00
Zorro 2lt £10.00

2019 Plant Fairs and Talks
Please note Fenland HPS group hold thier meetings here at the nursery

2nd Northampton HPS  Shade
5th Granby  Plantsmans Choice
15th Glinton Horticultural society Hostas
16th Fenland HPS meeting Harriet Rycroft Friendly Greetings, ideas for container planting for by doors and front gardens.
18th West Wickham  Plantsmans Choice
19th Harpole Garden Club  New Zealand Gardens and plants


12th Sharnbrook Plantsmans Choice
​​​​​​​17th Winterton  Shade and semishade
​​​​​​​18th  Sutton Bonnington Hardy Exotics
​​​​​​​20th Fenland HPS Group Kristopher Harper  on James Lye and his Fuchsias

5th Hethersett Plant Fair
8th Coventry Womens Horticultural Society  Plantsmans Choice
​​​​​​​11th Pavenham Plant Fair
​​​​​​​14th Castor  Wanderings in NZ
18th Fenland HPS Group   Andrew Sankey
​​​​​​​21st South Lincolnshire Horticultural
​​​​​​​26th Rutland HPS Plant Fair
​​​​​​​29th Snettisham  Shade semi shade

25th Glenfield 
30th HPS Woodland and Shade Group

4th Needham Market Ferns
​​​​​​​15th West Hallam  Shade semishade

4th Garden Day Grimsthorpe Castle



2nd Barley Garden Club  Madeira
​​​​​​​15th Bassinham  Shade semishade
​​​​​​​19th Fenland HPS Group Peter Skeggs Gooch  Thorncroft Clematis


8th Tetford  
18th Fenland HPS Group Steve Edney  RHS Trials



Our fee is £100 for a talk/lecture plus travelling expenses (40p per mile). If you require more than an hour and a half fee will be more.

We will bring plants along for demonstration. Most talks are with a hands-on approach and you will get to see and touch the real plants. Obviously during Winter months some of these talks will be digital.

Talks denoted D= Digital presentation. HO= Hands on live material usually March to November


Hardy Exotics and creating microclimates. A talk about various hardy exotic plants incorporating plants suitable for a wide variety of situations in the garden. Also, how to achieve the growing environment for some of these plants. D, HO

Bamboos & Grasses. A talk about the husbandry and culture of these wide range of plants and their use in the garden. D, HO

Ferns 50 shades of green. A talk about this group of plants which has been with us since prehistoric times. Propagation husbandry and varieties available covered in this talk. D, HO

Shade plants and semi shade. This is one for plantaholics a wide range of plants covered in this subject. D, HO

Colin's Choice. Another one for the plantaholics covering some of the plants we grow and propagate. Basically, a plantsman’s choice some rarities covered in this one. D, HO

Solomon’s seals and Aspidistras. Two families of plant’s that are Colin’s favourites. Both shade lovers and quite diverse. D, HO

Madeira a January Visit parts 1,2 and 3. Three separate slide presentations of a visit we had to Madeira in January 2009 covering plants and gardens in Madeira. D

Hostas little and large. A talk on origins types and versatility of this large group of ornamental plants. Also how to deal with slugs and snails! D, HO

New Zealand a nurseryman's wanderings in New Zealand. A talk covering some of our experiences on a recent trip to this amazing country covering plants, geology, and wildlife we came across. A taster for other talks we are planning about this amazing country. D

New Zealand Gardens and plants. A talk on some of the gardens we visited also some of the unique plants of this country. D

New Zealand wild. Countryside, activities and wildlife. Probably more a more general talk not so plant or garden orientated. D

Singapore the green city. A talk covering our brief stopover in this city. Gardens on the Bay, Botanic Gardens and general greening of this modern Asian city. D

We can do other talks, get in touch with us to find out if we can cover a subject that interests your club. We can also do quiz’ or garden question time.